Yahoo provides free POP access to Indian users

Yahoo provides free POP access to Indian users

Yahoo corporation has introduced free POP access for Indian users(ie, members with the id “username@yahoo._co.in_”).

To enable POP access , follow these steps:

1.Login into your Yahoo mail account
2.Select “*_Options_*” from the top links
3.Then, select ” _*POP Access and Forwarding*_ ”
4.Then select “Web & POP Access” and complete the registration
5.Save the settings.

Then, you need a POP client like Thunderbird or Outlook Express to be able to download your emails.

The mail settings are as follows:

Server Settings:
Incoming Mail Server (POP3): pop.mail.yahoo.com
Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP): smtp.mail.yahoo.com
SMTP port: 587

Account Name/Username: Yahoo id
Email address: yahoo email address
Password: Your Yahoo! Mail password

Note: Currently ONLY .co.in members can have this facility

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